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2010-03-17 15:00:00

DALLAS, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT), parent company of Chili's® Grill & Bar, On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina® and Maggiano's Little Italy®, congratulates two of its national charitable partners, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® and Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, for being ranked among the most trusted nonprofits in America....

2009-11-20 13:08:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker, founding chair of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, will address the controversy over new federal breast cancer screening recommendations at a Speakers Newsmakers press conference in the Holeman Lounge at 12:00 p.m. on Mon., Nov. 23. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) Brinker, a breast cancer survivor, will challenge the just-released guidelines by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force that...

2009-06-11 06:00:00

DALLAS, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Methodist Health System Foundation mourns the recent loss of Norman Brinker. Methodist was privileged to present Mr. Brinker with the 2009 Robert S. Folsom Leadership Award on May 15, 2009. The evening was a celebration not only of Mr. Brinker's business and sports accomplishments, but also his leadership and commitment to the Dallas community and his friendship to Methodist Health System. "We are grateful for Norman Brinker's friendship, and it was an honor...

2009-03-09 13:11:00

Return to Private Life Increases Volunteer Time to World's Largest Breast Cancer Organization Founded in Her Sister's Memory WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nancy G. Brinker ignited the global breast cancer movement 29 years ago by promising her sister, Susan G. Komen, who died at age 36 of the disease, that she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer. Now that her two-year tenure as U.S. Chief of Protocol has ended, Ambassador Brinker is able to increase the time she has...

2007-11-15 09:00:48

DALLAS, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the global leader in the movement to end breast cancer forever, has appointed Aimee DiCicco, vice president of sales for Dallas-based FedEx Kinko's Office and Print Services, to its board of directors. DiCicco is a five-year breast cancer survivor and will serve on Komen's board for two years. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070122/NYM084LOGO) At FedEx Kinko's, DiCicco is responsible for driving revenue growth...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.